The Grand Opening of WIFFCO Field was Celebrated on July 9.
07/09/2019 4:30 pm
The City of Kent received an AWC Municipal Excellence Award for its DUI Court.
07/03/2019 12:28 pm
Join us July 25 as we ask for landmark status for the three Lunar Rovers on the moon.
07/03/2019 8:46 am
Last year, the Kent City Council approved the implementation of six red light cameras. The purpose of the program is not revenue generation. The goal is safer Kent streets and roadways.
06/27/2019 9:45 am
The pavement rehabilitation work will take place during nighttime hours for the safety of our construction workers and to minimize traffic congestion on South 208th Street during peak commute hours.
06/26/2019 8:00 am
06/25/2019 4:41 pm
Kent has everything from farmers markets and fun runs to historical events and car shows.
06/03/2019 12:35 pm
The Downey Farmstead Restoration project is entering the next phase of work, the relocation of Frager Road. A contractor for the City will be grinding up the existing roadway and utilizing this material as material for the new Frager Road.
Whether you live in Kent and walk by them daily, or drive through Kent once in a while, our beautiful traffic signal control boxes are sure to get your attention.
05/22/2019 4:47 pm
Applications Accepted until Positions are Filled
05/22/2019 11:44 am
This year National Police Week, May 12-18, and Peace Officers Memorial Day, May 15, have a special and significant meaning to us here in Kent. This year there are 371 names being added to the wall, including Kent Police Detective Derrick Focht and Officer Diego Moreno
05/15/2019 12:01 pm
On May 4, we had a record number of volunteers participate in the City’s spring TeamUp2CleanUp event. We had 174 volunteers of all ages help out, 50 more than last fall and 70 more than last spring!
05/14/2019 1:49 pm
Our officers make a good faith effort to stop and apprehend offenders first, and if they cannot safely stop a suspect within the first couple of minutes, they discontinue the pursuit. Here are the guidelines the department follows in pursuit situations.
05/14/2019 1:09 pm
KENT CITY COUNCIL NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 2020-2025 Transportation Improvement Program
Just days away from Mother’s Day, the City of Kent’s Public Works’ storm team helps make two mama ducks very happy by rescuing 14 baby ducklings in two separate incidents.
05/07/2019 3:18 pm
In Kent, we make things that not only travel the world, but fly into space. From the first Lunar Rovers developed nearly 50 years ago at Boeing’s Space Center to the creation of next generation rockets.
04/30/2019 11:31 am
This year is the 25th anniversary of the Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America. This year the ride starts in Kent, Washington at Manheim Seattle (19711 77th Ave.)
04/29/2019 11:59 am
We are excited to announce a new benefit for the City's neighborhood councils – an event mini-grant program! Through this program, neighborhood councils can apply to receive up to $1,000 for activities and events benefiting their neighborhood.
04/22/2019 2:04 pm